France to extradite Ablyazov on Moscow's request. Mediapart about his case.
French media outlet Mediapart, founded by a former Le Monde editor, Edwy Plenel, has published an article on the case of Mukhtar Ablyazov. Mediapart, famous for its investigative journalism, described how Kazakhstan had influenced the legal proceedings in France.more
Participant in corruption scandals Vladimir Guzyr prepared conclusions on the ‘lawfulness’ and ‘justification’ of Syrym Shalabayev’s extradition request
Syrym Shalabayev, a relative of the Kazakh opposition politician Mukhtar Ablyazov, is accused in the criminal case concerning the ‘embezzlement of funds of BTA Bank’. Human rights organisations have underlined the political context of the case.more
Six years have passed since the appropriation of BTA Bank
On 2 February, 2015, exactly six years had passed since the government, the National Bank, the former Financial Supervision Agency and the State Fund ‘Samruk-Kazyna’more
Mukhtar Ablyazov's lawyers statement
Aix-en-Provence prosecutor Solange Legras and the Court of Appeal of Aix-en-Provence have admitted that errors undermine the twin court decisions of January 9, 2014 that approved the extradition of Kazakh political opponent and former BTA Bank chairman Mukhtar Ablyazov.more